Position:
PM Training Horticulture (Working on Vans) Apprenticeship
Employment Type:
Apprenticeship
Salary:
£3.50 per hour
Location:
ST1 4DQ
Closing Date:
28th February, 2018

Job Role

Assist the team of Gardeners undertaking the full range of garden maintenance to enhance the condition of the Estate
Horticultural operations including formative pruning for a range of plants
Annual seasonal bedding operations, pest & disease control, general grass cutting
Watering of trees, shrubs and bedding plants and weed control
Hedge cutting, irrigation, strimming, edge reformation, litter picking operations
Ensure an efficient and effective response to incidents/emergencies
Write basic reports on incidents that occur to enable accurate records
Ensure that you observe safety procedures and use safe working practices

Skills Required

  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions

Personal Qualities

  • Good Work Ethic and a committed attitude to working to the best of your ability
  • Proactive approach to seeking knowledge
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, driven by own initiative
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach to everyday work, open to change and new ideas
  • Willingness and desire to take responsibility and use own initiative
  • Commitment to own personal professional development 

Qualifications

– GCSE Maths and English A*- C or Functional Skills or equivalent;Preferred

Apprenticeship

Level 2 Horticulture

*Please note that all applicants will need to successfully complete a work trial before being signed up on to the apprenticeship programme


How To Apply

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This apprenticeship is provided by PM Training, the largest provider of 16-18 year old apprenticeship in Staffordshire help over 250 young people into jobs and further education each year. For more details visit www.pmtraining.org.uk